John Opoku-Diawuo

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ARRI Unveils New Pre-Owned ALEXA Camera Program

ARRI is making film and video dreams come true by making ALEXA cameras more accessible to filmmakers working on a budget.

Cinematography

The Dangers of Being on Set & Best Advice from Summer's Top Indie Directors [PODCAST]

In this episode of Indie Film Weekly, what happens when tragedy strikes on set?<p>Jon Fusco, Emily Buder, and yours truly, Liz Nord discuss George …

Filmmaking

How Thinking Like A Photographer Can Inspire Your Writing

There are quite a few lessons writers can learn from photographers. In fact, the tips photographers use to create inspired, memorable photos can also …

modulOne

Ukraine<p>A Ukranian company has recently launched the world's first autonomous mobile prefabricated homes.<p>PassivDom, a new prefab startup based in the Ukraine, recently revealed modulOne, a mobile prefab that acts as a completely self-sufficient Autonomous Unit.<p>The module comes equipped with …

Carbon Fiber

49 Film Photography Blogs Worth Following

I’ve collected and shot film cameras for 40 years, but only started blogging about it in the last decade or so. I went looking for other blogging …

$500 Budget Camera and Lens Kit for Video

Photogearnews challenged Warren to see just what he could do with a budget video kit that cost us just over $500. What they found may have been the …

How I Earn $200,000+ a Year From Photography

Kind of a crazy thing– I think you can stay true to your roots, values, and ethics– and also get rich:<p>I wanna tell you the secrets of how I earn over …

Street Photography

Think big: Ingenious micro homes from around the world - CNN Style

Written by CNN Staff<p>Anyone living in Hong Kong, Tokyo, London or Manhattan knows space is at a premium. And as the number of the world's megacities expands -- there were 31 cities with populations greater than 10 million people in 2016, according to the United Nations -- clever and efficient use of …

Norway's breathtaking Infinity House has giant windows instead of walls

This minimalist retreat offers breathtaking views of the gorgeous landscape of Northern Norway. Rotterdam-based architect Vladimir Konovalov designed …

Airtight prefab House in the Woods pops up in just ten days

Airtightness, minimal site disturbance, and speedy construction are just a few benefits of the striking House in the Woods. Designed by London-based …

PHOTO 101

Dear friend,<p>I wanted to write you this book on how to take better photos.<p>I know you started off with your iPhone, and started to show keen interest …

Street Photography

Eric Kim Lightroom Presets

Dear friend,<p>As a present, here are some new ERIC KIM LIGHTROOM CLASSIC CC PRESETS 2018 for you!<p>What’s new?<p>With the new Adobe Lightroom Classic CC, …

The 1 Book Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Say You Should Read to Succeed

Wondering what one thing could be the key to helping you succeed in business? Well, you might be in luck.<p>Both Bill Gates and Warren Buffett--two of the most successful businessmen of our time--have said that <i>Business Adventures</i> by finance journalist John Brooks is the read that brought them …

The Camera Rumors of 2017: What’s Coming Out and Who’s Going to Bring the Best?

There’s a lot going on in the market right now, and with CES, Photokina, and CP+ 2017 behind us, it only seems natural to anxiously wonder what …

Cameras

J.K. Rowling Just Gave The Best Advice Any Aspiring Writer Will Ever Receive

"Just because it didn't find an audience, that doesn't mean it's bad work."

Bionic leaf turns sunlight and bacteria into fertilizer factories

Like their natural counterparts, artificial leaves take in sunlight to generate fuel. In the case of the latter, that solar energy is used to break …

Shipboard reactor could convert ocean-based plastic waste into diesel

Having now reached the deepest parts of the ocean, the plastic pollution problem is calling for some creative solutions. Plastic-eating bacteria or …

DSLR gimbal stabilizers get affordable with the Moza Air

Just three years ago, DJI Innovations released the Ronin, a hand-held gimbal stabilizer that those of us without movie-studio budgets could stick a …

“Ivanhoe House” Is a Delightfully Modern Australian Oasis

KUD has designed a delightfully modern suburban home located in the inner suburb of Ivanhoe.<p>From the street view you will immediately gaze upon two …

The Exposure Triangle: Making Sense of Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO

How important is exposure in photography? What are the components of exposure? What is the “Exposure Triangle”? These are the questions I will …

These sleek prefabs come with smart home features

Go inside a 720-square-foot “Coodo”<p>Another day, another prefab company trying to lure you into the out-of-the-box home dream. This time, Coodo from Hamburg, Germany, shows off its newly completed project, a 720-square-foot “Coodo 64,” installed in Bielefeld, Germany.<p>With rounded edges (also seen in …

3 Simple Ways To Be Successful in Life

It doesn’t matter how many times you have failed or how many times you have been called a failure. If you do not stop you surely will be successful …

I transformed my Jeep into a moving house to travel Africa for 2 years — here's what it was like to build

A few years ago I drove a Jeep from Alaska to Argentina. I learned a lot on that trip about where I want to go and what kind of vehicle I want to live in.<p>After years of saving and planning, I bought a 2007 four-door Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon to turn into a house on wheels to drive around …

Celluloid Makes A Comeback: The Resurgence of Shooting on Film Comes To NYU

Exclusive: Six NYU graduate students will receive film stock and processing from Kodak and Film Factory.<p>The comeback of celloid continues. After …

New York University

REVOLVE (@revolveclothing)

Rest on the seventh: Anupama Kundoo designs houses to be built in six days

Indian architect Anupama Kundoo has been experimenting with how we build our homes for over a decade and a half and has been making great strides in …